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GME 406Mhz EPIRB with GPS, Manual Activation

Cat.No:  74524N Sup. No:  MT600GAUS
  • Dangerous Item

Coded for use in Australia Only

Availability: In stock

our price $299.00
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The MT600G Emergency Position Indicating Radio Beacon (EPIRB) featuring improved GPS functionality which will ensure faster location in an emergency situation.

MT600G features a 10 year battery life and advanced self testing capability, giving users greater peace of mind.

It boasts a 66 channel GPS receiver which reduces the search area to less than 100m radius, and a 121.5MHz homing signal to further aid in location and retrieval in an emergency.

Complete with quick release mounting bracket and automatically deployed antenna, the MT600G is certified by COSPAS SARSAT for worldwide usage.


  • Compact, lightweight, easy-to-mount design
  • Integrated 66 channel GPS receiver with top mounted Quad helix antenna for better than 100m accuracy
  • Meets or exceeds the applicable requirements of: AS/NZ 4280.1:2003 standards C/S T.001/007
  • 121.5MHz VHF homing beacon to assist in guiding rescuers to your precise location
  • Includes quick release mounting bracket
  • Zero warm-up digital technology
  • Antenna deploys automatically when the unit is removed from the bracket
  • Ultra high performance solid state strobe
  • 10 year battery life
  • Quick and easy test facility with audio / visual indication


pdf download icon  Instruction Manual

Modes of Operation

  • Activated: UHF (406) and VHF (homer) complete with high intensity strobe and audible activation alert
  • Self Test: Comprehensive internal diagnostics with visual and audible operator feedback. UHF test message (inverted synchronisation compatible with portable beacon testers)
  • GPS Self Test: GPS acquisition test with visual and audible operator feedback UHF test message containing GPS co-ordinates


  • Activation: Manually by operator
  • Duration: 48 hours minimum
  • Transmission: 406 and 121.5 MHz distress signals commence 50 seconds after activation
  • VHF: 121.5 MHz 25mw. Min PERP@25°C
  • UHF: 406.040 MHz 5W +/- 2 dB PSK (digital)
  • Light: 20 flashes/minute at greater than 0.75 cd effective intensity

Certification and Approvals

  • COPAS-SARSAT: Certified to C/S T.001 (Class 2) Requirements
  • Standards and Approvals: AS/NZS 4280.1
  • Repetition Period: 50 s mean, digitally generated randomisation


  • Replacement Period: Prior to expiry date marked on case - (10 yrs) or after use
  • Replacement Method: Service centre, or factory only (non-user replaceable)
  • Chemistry: LiSO2 (2.4 g lithium per cell)
  • Configuration: 2 ‘D’ type cells

Mechanical Specifications

  • Operating: -20°c to +55°c
  • Storage: -30°c to +70°c
  • Weight: 550 g (plus 98 g for bracket)
  • Compass Safe Distance: 0.7 m from magnetic navigational device
  • Dimensions: 260 mm (H) x 102 mm (W) x 83 mm (D) max (stowed in bracket)
  • Waterproof: Submersion to 10m
  • Materials: UV stabilised plastic chassis
  • Antenna: Flexible self straightening stainless steel design

GPS Receiver

  • Type: Internal 66 channel high performance receiver
  • Antenna: Quadrifilar helix antenna

In the Box

  • MT600G Manually Activated EPIRB with GPS for faster location
  • Quick Release Mounting Bracket and screws
  • Instruction Manual
  • 406 MHz Beacon Owner Registration Information Sheet
  • Emergency Activation Instructional Placard

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